Russia activates missile early warning radar system

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November 29, 2011
BBC News [UK]    
Posted in PND News

"Russia has turned on a new incoming missile early warning system in its westernmost region in response to US plans for a missile shield in Europe. President Dmitry Medvedev ordered the system to be activated on a visit to the radar unit in Kaliningrad, a Baltic region bordering EU countries. The unit is equipped with the new Voronezh-DM radar system. Mr Medvedev has warned Russian missiles could be deployed on the EU's borders if the shield is installed." [editor's note: As long as it's there for defense and warning of attacks, who cares? - SAT] (11/29/11)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-15938494  

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